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Death in the Secular City. A Study of the Notion of Life After Death in Contemporary Theology and Philosophy.

By: ALDWINCKLE, Russell.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London: George Allen & Unwin. 1972.:

Seller ID: 18715

1st ed. "Grapples with such questions in a lucid and forthright manner". Pp.194, owners name to fep. Pbk, edges slightly rubbed. G+. View more info

The Meanings of Death.

By: BOWKER, John.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Pres, 1991. 0521391172:

Seller ID: 34897

ISBN: 0521391172

"shows how a recovery of the value of death is challenging to us all; and by indicating how value can be maintained at the limit of life without a search for illusory compensation, it enriches our experience and understanding of the 'final question' in a way which is always sensitive and often moving." Pp.xii/243. Black cloth, d/w. VG/VG. View more info

The Judgment of the Dead. An Historical andComparative Study of the Idea of a Post-Mortem Judgment in the Major Religions.


Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1967.:

Seller ID: 21993

1st ed. "The present book is the first comprehensive study in English of this important and fascinating study." Pp. 14/300, 12 plates, 9 line drawings, owner's name to title page. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w price-clipped and has tear with small loss to rear cover. G+/G. View more info

Drawing Near to the City. Christians speak about Dying.

By: BROWN, Shelagh.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: SPCK. 1984.:

Seller ID: 19209

1st ed. "Over thirty people were interviewed for this book. What they have in common is that all of them are Christians, and all of them have had to face death......They have glimpsed the Celestial City, and have found it to be paved with gold". Pp 151. Page edges slightly toned. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Israel's Hope of Immortality. Four Lectures.


Price: £22.00

Publisher: Oxford:Clarendon Press,1909.:

Seller ID: 16721

1st ed. Pp.105,slight toning to pages. Blue boards,edges rubbed. G+. View more info

Sure and Certain Hope. Some Questions Asked and Answered about The Resurrection and The Life of the World to Come.

By: BURROUGH, Howard C.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Clifton: Rev. H.C. Burrough. 1959.:

Seller ID: 23289

1st ed. Pp 23, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover, pages toned. P/b, scuffing to spine. G+. View more info

The Life of the World to Come.


Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Longmans, Green and Co.,1948.:

Seller ID: 2180

1st ed. "The reader in view is a person who is convinced that the soul survives death, but who is prejudiced against Christianity for reasons that seem to him good. The author wishes to prove to him that these reasons are based on misapprehension, and to remove them if possible." (Author's prologue). Pp.192, name to fep. Green cloth, spine and rear board sunned. G+. View more info

Life After Death.

By: COOMBS, Peter B.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Falcon. 1967.:

Seller ID: 24953

Pp 16, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover. P/b, slight scuffing to spine. G+. View more info

The Valley and Beyond.

By: DEANE, Anthony C.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Hodder and Stoughton,1935.:

Seller ID: 511

Rep. Pp.203. White cloth, spine darkened. VG. View more info

Though You Die: An Introductory Approach to the Problem of Death and the Life Beyond Death.

By: DRAKE, Stanley.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: The Christian Community Press. 1974.:

Seller ID: 28353

Pp 102. P/b, slight spotting to closed page edges. P/b. G+. View more info

The City of the Gods. A Study in Myth and Mortality. Introduction by Ninian

By: DUNNE, John S.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London: Sheldon Press, 1974. 0859690199:

Seller ID: 12181

ISBN: 0859690199

1st British ed. A provocative study of the myths by which men through the ages have met the fact that they must die. Pp.15/243. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, dustwrapper edges chipped. VG/G+. View more info

The City of the Gods. A Study in Myth and Mortality.

By: DUNNE, John S.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Sheldon Press. 1975.:

Seller ID: 18782

"The author explores the meaning of death and its relation to monarchy and democracy as it was embodied in the work of Sophocles, Homer, Virgil, Dante, and Shakespeare. Modern approaches are examined, from those of Kant, Nietzsche, and Heidegger to the propositions of the Existentialists". Pp 243. Name to fep. P/b. VG. View more info

Time and Myth.

By: DUNNE, John S.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: SCM, 1973.:

Seller ID: 7687

1st Brit. ed. A meditation on storytelling as an exploration of life and death. Pp. 132. Inscrip. to fep. P/b. Illustd. cover. VG. View more info

The Last Things Now.

By: EDWARDS, David L.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: SCM. 1969.:

Seller ID: 15235

1st ed. "Examination of the Bible's hopes, and a statement of an intelligent Christian's attitude to life and death". Pp 128. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Last Things First.

By: FLAHERTY, Regis J.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Huntington: Our Sunday Visitor Publishing, 2005.:

Seller ID: 32270

1st ed. "...shows how taking a realistic look at death can help you focus on life. How overcoming your natural fear about what happens then can encourage you to make better choices for now." Pp.159. Pbk. VG. View more info

This Life and the Next: The Effect on This Life of Faith in Another.


Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Independent Press, 1946.:

Seller ID: 32785

Rep. Pp.87, owners name to fep. Green cloth, d/w rubbed and chipped. VG/G+. View more info

Good News about Death.

By: FRANCIS, David N.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: The Epworth Press. 1958.:

Seller ID: 23349

1st ed. "The Christian's attitude to death". Pp 8, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover. P/b, slight rusting to staples. G+. View more info

Old Age and the Life to Come. A Book for Old People.

By: GREEN, Canon Peter.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: A.R. Mowbray, 1950.:

Seller ID: 14008

"The coming of Old Age...Our past life and its work...What awaits us at death?...The life of the world to come." Pp.64. Paperback.. G+. View more info

When I Die. (Foundery Pamphlets No.10).

By: GREEVES, Frederic.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: The Epworth Press. 1957.:

Seller ID: 23625

Contents Include:- The Hope of Heaven: The Resurrection of the Body: Looking Forward to Heaven. Pp 27, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover. P/b. G+. View more info


By: GRENFELL, Wilfred T.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London: James Nisbet & Co.Ltd, 1913. 0:

Seller ID: 34937

Contains: 1.Immortality. 2. A Man's Helpers. Pp.88. Green cloth, gilt title to front, publisher's 'file copy' label pasted to front. G+. View more info